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Washington 'unreliable' following Iran nuclear deal threats: Mohammad Javad Zarif

Washington 'unreliable' following Iran nuclear deal threats: Mohammad Javad Zarif

The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) is responsible for verifying that Iran meets the terms of the agreement.

New protests as France set to enshrine labour reforms

More rallies are expected Saturday, staged by hard-left political party France Unbowed, which will provide another measure of the resistance to 39-year-old Macron`s pro-business agenda.

Hurricane Maria bears down on storm-battered eastern Caribbean

Hurricane Maria bears down on storm-battered eastern Caribbean

The Category Five Irma left around 40 people dead in the Caribbean before churning west and pounding Florida, where at least 20 people were killed.

Belgium defeat Australia, face France in Davis Cup final

Belgium defeat Australia, face France in Davis Cup final

Nine-time champions France had booked their place in the November 24-26 final, which they will now host, by seeing off Serbia in their semi-final in Lille.

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga stars as France beat Serbia to enter Davis Cup final

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga stars as France beat Serbia to enter Davis Cup final

They will face either Belgium or Australia in the final, with Lleyton Hewitt`s visitors leading 2-1 in Brussels.

Two women injured by hammer-wielding attacker in eastern France

The attacker was still on the run on Friday afternoon.

Knife-wielding man attacks soldier in Paris

A knife-wielding man attacked a soldier in Paris on Friday, the latest assault to raise questions over whether France`s anti-terror patrols are a target for extremists.

After Irma, Saint-Martin, Saint Barthelemy brace for Jose

The islands could expect winds that could reach 120 kilometres per hour, up to 100 millimetres of rain and waves of between six to eight metres, forecasters said.

Hurricane Irma: MEA issues helpline numbers, says in touch with Indians

Hurricane Irma: MEA issues helpline numbers, says in touch with Indians

The ministry's spokesman Raveesh Kumar said the Indian missions in the four countries were in touch with local government officials to provide assistance to the affected Indians.

15 injured as lightning strikes French music festival

According to local media, lightning struck a big tent under which festival goers had taken refuge, which was located near a large tree. 

French PM defends labour reforms as `ambitious, balanced, fair`

Edouard Philippe on Thursday presented labour market reforms which he called "ambitious, balanced and fair".

French President Emmanuel Macron`s popularity rating falls to 40%: Poll

Macron`s popularity rating has slumped a further 14 points in August to hit 40 percent.

France's Emmanuel Macron sees popularity fall to 40 per cent: Poll

France's Emmanuel Macron sees popularity fall to 40 per cent: Poll

France`s youngest ever President is especially out of favour with civil servants after vowing to put a brake on their salary increases.

 

France pledges continued support to stabilize post-Islamic State Iraq

France pledges continued support to stabilize post-Islamic State Iraq

The fall of Mosul, in July, in effect marked the end of the "caliphate" declared by Islamic State`s leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, over parts of Iraq and Syria. The town of Tal Afar was cut-off from the rest of IS-held territory in June.

French ministers visit Iraq in support of fight against ISIS

The foreign and defence ministers of France are to affirm their country`s support in the fight against the Islamic State group during a visit to Baghdad on Saturday.

France was unaware of existence of Barcelona attack cell: Interior minister Gerard Collomb

France was unaware of existence of Barcelona attack cell: Interior minister Gerard Collomb

French authorities were unaware of the existence of the cell which carried out last week`s attacks in Barcelona and Cambrils, said interior minister Gerard Collomb.

Defence firms eye billion-dollar chance for 'Made in India'

Defence firms eye billion-dollar chance for 'Made in India'

India has drawn up a shopping list for tens of billions of dollars of foreign fighter jets, armoured vehicles, submarines and helicopters but it will only sign the cheques if they are made in India. 

Fire strands thousands of rail passengers in southern France

With most hotels along the coast full, some of the stranded passengers spent the night on trains in the stations, where the SNCF provided them with food and drink.

 

Train Station evacuated in France after armed men spotted

Train Station evacuated in France after armed men spotted

A train station was evacuated late Saturday in southern France's Nimes after three armed-men were reportedly spotted on the Paris-Nimes train.

Train Station evacuated in France after armed men spotted

Train Station evacuated in France after armed men spotted

A train station was evacuated late Saturday in southern France's Nimes after three armed-men were reportedly spotted on the Paris-Nimes train.